Hp Envy 7640 Printer Driver

HP ENVY 7640 PRINTER DRIVER

An all-in-one printer, “HP Envy 7640,” is designed to meet all your printing, scanning, copying, and faxing needs. It is easy to set up and use. This page will guide you in downloading, installing, and updating the HP Envy 7640 printer driver on your Windows or Mac computer.

Hp Envy 7640 Printer Driver

DOWNLOAD HP ENVY 7640 PRINTER DRIVER

  • Begin the HP Envy 7640 printer driver download process by opening a browser on your computer.
  • Go to the HP printer’s official page.
  • From the Products list, select your printer model correctly.
  • Now, on the support page of your printer, click the Software, Drivers, and Firmware tab followed by the GO button.
  • On the “Software and Drivers Download” page, check whether your OS type is selected correctly. If not, select it manually from the drop-down menus.
  • Select the printer driver you need from the list and click the Download command below or beside it. The driver download process might take a few seconds or minutes (based on your internet speed) to complete.
  • Once the selected driver is downloaded, you can begin the installation process as discussed below.

HP ENVY 7640 PRINTER DRIVER INSTALLATION

The HP Envy 7640 printer driver installation is a straightforward process to perform and based on your OS type, it might vary a little bit. However, the overall installation process is the same.

HP ENVY 7640 DRIVER INSTALLATION FOR WINDOWS

Preparations

  • Ensure that your HP Envy 7640 printer is turned on.
  • Check whether the setup mode is activated on your printer. If not, activate it.
  • Download the latest version of the printer driver if you haven't downloaded it yet.

Driver installation

  • Open the Downloads folder on your Windows computer.
  • Select the downloaded HP Envy 7640 printer driver file and extract it.
  • Once the printer driver files are extracted, locate the Setup file and double-click on it.
  • Click Continue to begin the installation process.
  • Agree to the EULA of the printer.
  • Select the software and the desired connection type when prompted during the installation.
  • Similarly, connect your printer to the Windows computer when prompted.
  • Complete the installation process by following the prompts displayed on the screen.
  • Finally, click the Test Print button to check whether the driver installation process is done correctly.
  • If the printer prints the test page successfully, the driver installation process is done correctly. Otherwise, re-perform the installation process.

HP ENVY 7640 DRIVER INSTALLATION FOR MAC

Preparation:

  • Initially, ensure that the HP Smart app for Mac is downloaded. (Note: If you haven’t downloaded the app, refer to the instructions given under the “Download HP Envy 7640 printer driver” section of this page to download it).
  • Next, disable the VPN connection on your computer if you have enabled it.
  • Make sure that your HP printer is turned on and is in setup mode.
  • Check to ensure that your printer’s physical setup is completed.

Installing HP Smart app

  • Open the HP Smart app.
  • If prompted, sign in to your HP account.
  • Select Add a new printer and follow the on-screen instructions to install the printer.
  • Once the printer is installed, you can see its name displayed on the main screen of the HP Smart application.
  • Click Print or Scan on the main screen to check whether the installation is done correctly.

HP ENVY 7640 CD/DVD DRIVER DOWNLOAD

Generally, a setup CD (Windows only) is provided along with the printer while purchasing the product for the first time. However, if you find the HP Envy 7640 printer driver setup CD is missing or damaged inside the box, you can purchase it from the printer’s official support page. The following instructions explain the same.

  • Go to the HP printer’s Software & Driver Downloads page.
  • Select your printer from the Products list.
  • Now, click Order Physical Media-CD/DVD/USB > Order Media.
  • Order the setup CD/DVD of your printer by following the prompts displayed on the screen.

HP ENVY 7640 CD/DVD DRIVER INSTALLATION FOR WINDOWS

  • Insert the HP Envy 7640 printer driver setup CD into your computer’s disc tray.
  • Wait for your computer to recognize the disc and open the installation wizard.
  • If your device fails to open the installation wizard automatically, open the This PC or My Computer screen on the computer and double-click on the CD drive of your printer.
  • Extract the Setup file and follow the on-screen instructions to install the printer driver on your computer.

HP ENVY 7640 CD/DVD DRIVER INSTALLATION FOR MAC

  • The HP Envy 7640 printer’s setup CD/DVD is designed to work only on Windows. So, you have to download the printer driver for Mac manually from the printer’s official page to install it on your Mac computer.
  • Refer to the instructions given under the “Download HP Envy 7640 printer driver” and “HP Envy 7640 driver installation for Mac” sections to download and install the printer driver on your computer.
  • Click Call to get remote assistance in downloading and installing the printer driver on your Mac computer.

HP ENVY 7640 PRINTER DRIVER UPDATES

You can update the HP Envy 7640 printer driver manually or automatically on your Windows or Mac computer easily and quickly. The below section will guide you in updating the printer driver using the Device Manager (Windows) and automatically using the driver support.

Hp Envy 7640 Printer Driver Updates

UPDATE HP ENVY 7640 PRINTER DRIVERS USING DEVICE MANAGER

  • Open the Device Manager window on your Windows computer.
  • Select your HP Envy 7640 printer and right-click on it.
  • Select Update driver or Update driver software > Search automatically for updated driver software.
  • Update the printer driver by following the instructions displayed on the screen.

AUTOMATICALLY UPDATE HP ENVY 7640 PRINTER DRIVERS USING DRIVER SUPPORT

  • Initially, make sure that you have installed the HP Support Assistant software on your computer. (Note: This software is installed along with the full driver & software package. In case it is installed, download and install it manually on your computer).
  • Now, open the software.
  • Ensure that your HP printer model is selected correctly under the My Devices section.
  • Now, click on the Settings menu available in the top right corner of the software screen.
  • On the opened screen, select the “Install important updates automatically when possible” option under the “Choose how you would...” section.
  • Under the Scheduled section, select the desired “Day of the week” and “Time” you would like to update the driver from the drop-down menus given beside them.
  • Finally, click Save.

HP ENVY 7640 DRIVER TROUBLESHOOTING

The HP Envy 7640 printer driver installation is an effortless and straightforward process to perform. However, users face problems while performing the driver installation process. The below section will guide you in fixing the two most common problems that are faced by many people while installing the printer driver on their computer.

If you receive the “Printer not found,” “Unable to find the printer,” “No device found,” or “Your printer could not be found on the network” message while performing the driver installation process, try the simple and quick troubleshooting solutions given below.

Connecting the devices to the same network

  • As the first step of troubleshooting this problem, check whether your HP Envy 7640 printer and the Windows or Mac computer are connected to the same network.
  • If you find both the devices (printer and computer) are connected to different networks, connect them to the same network and then perform the driver installation process.

FOR WINDOWS

Using the HP diagnostic tool

    Install and run the HP Print and Scan Doctor tool on your computer. Select your printer when prompted and click Start. Perform the on-screen instructions to fix the “Printer not found” problem.

Reinstall the printer driver

    Uninstall the existing printer driver on your computer. Download the latest version of the driver on your computer.

FOR MAC

Reset the print system

  • Reset the print system on your Mac computer to fix the driver installation problem.
  • To do so, select your printer in the Printers & Scanners window.
  • Move your computer or laptop's mouse cursor over the blank area of the Printers list and right-click on it.
  • Select Reset printing system.
  • Click Reset > OK.
  • Now, try to re-add your printer to the printers list.

Re-add the printer

  • Initially, remove the printer from the Printers list.
  • Next, open the Printers & Scanners screen and click Plus to re-add your printer.
  • Initially, make sure that you’re trying to install the latest version of the printer driver on your computer.
  • Next, check to ensure that your computer and the printer are connected to the same network.
  • Update your computer OS if available.
  • Stop the installation process and re-start it after a while.
  • Close all the applications that are running on your computer background.
  • Disable the antivirus software and the security features if they are enabled on your computer/router.